Floridians Urged to Stop Crashing Into Post Offices

USPS offers handy hints to Floridians
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 21, 2012 2:08 AM CDT
Floridians Urged to Stop Crashing Into Post Offices
Workers clean up after a car crashed into a post office in 2008, injuring three people.   (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

The US Postal Service has asked the people of Florida to please stop crashing their cars into its post offices. There have been eight such incidents so far this year in central Florida alone, and the USPS has released some tips to help drivers avoid crashing into postal facilities, reports ABC 7. They include avoiding distracted driving, checking to see whether your foot is on the gas pedal or the brake pedal, and checking to see if the vehicle is in park, reverse, or drive. (Read more US Postal Service stories.)

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